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Terri Miller departs from the Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility after nearly 20 years

LIVONIA, Mich., April 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility (MAIPF) today announced that Terri A. Miller, CPCU, its Executive Director, will depart after nearly 20 years in that role on Friday, April 14. Karyn.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoApr 14th, 2017

PlayNitride chairman upbeat about micro LED

While many industry observers believe it will take at least three more years before micro LED can be commercialized, PlayNitride is undertaking trial production of micro LED panels for niche market applications for a few types of devices, expecting t.....»»

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2017 Porsche Panamera 4S Test Drive

If there was one vehicle from the past decade that has undergone a drastic change, the 2017 Panamera would be it. Porsche has introduced several different vehicles over the years to appeal to a wider audience, while still staying true to the br.....»»

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Android unlock patterns are a boon for shoulder surfing attackers

The “swiping” unlock patterns typical for Android devices are considerably easier for attackers to discern than PIN combinations. In fact, after only one observation of a user entering the pattern, 64% of shoulder surfing attackers will b.....»»

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Large DDoS attacks over 50 Gbps have quadrupled between 2015 and 2017

Organizations are experiencing an increase in the magnitude of DDoS attacks, with the average size of attacks over 50 Gbps quadrupling in just two years, according to A10 Networks. Growth of DDoS attacks The study also found the gargantuan 1 Tbps att.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Machine vision will gradually expand into consumer applications: Q&A with Arbor CTO Karl Chen

Taiwan-based Arbor Technology has been in the industrial PC (IPC) secor for over 20 years and has always been an important upstream partner of worldwide IPC brand vendors. With automated production lines and Industry 4.0 gradually becoming the new tr.....»»

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There"s no redemption in the gruesome new trailer for Stephen King"s "1922"

The upcoming Netflix adaptation of King's novella 1922 follows a Nebraska farmer's descent into madness after he gruesomely murders his wife. The post There's no redemption in the gruesome new trailer for Stephen King's '1922' app.....»»

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​KLM 777 drops metal panel after taking off from Osaka

Japanese authorities are investigating an incident in which a "piece of fairing" fell from a KLM Boeing 777-200ER aircraft, damaging a car on the ground below......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated News4 hr. 31 min. ago

Volaris Costa Rica set to begin US flights

Volaris Costa Rica (Q6, San José Juan Santamaría) is set to begin commercial flights to the United States after the US Department of Transportation (DOT) granted its request for exemption authority and, tentatively, a Foreign Air Carrier Permit (.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News4 hr. 51 min. ago

300 million-year-old, 1.2 mile mountain range will be lit up as a giant piece of artwork

One canvas, two kilometres (1.2 miles) long, 300 million years old. The first Aboriginal light festival of its kind in the world, Parrtjima, is back for another year. It's an annual, free, ten-night festival celebrating Arrernte (Central Australian).....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 59 min. ago

Australia Finally Creates Its Own National Space Agency

50 years after Australia became the third country to launch a satellite into space, they had another big announcement. An anonymous reader quotes AFP: Australia on Monday committed to creating a national space agency as it looks to cash in on the luc.....»»

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5 best VPN services for Australia 2017

Australia is a surfer’s paradise – if you’re protected by a good VPN while browsing, that is. In the past couple of years, Australia has introduced data retention legislation that allows ISPs to store communications metadata. So it’.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News5 hr. 23 min. ago

Ford CEO Jim Hackett to lay out his vision

After quietly evaluating Ford's operations since taking over as CEO in May, Jim Hackett is expected to start laying out his plan for the automaker during a meeting with Wall Street next week......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago

Klingons on "Star Trek: Discovery" feel a little too real in the age of Trump

The Klingons are back on Star Trek: Discovery — and they're more scary and interesting than ever. They've come a long way over the years. On the original series, they were mostly scheming, villainous foils to the Enterprise crew. In the early m.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 51 min. ago

Sources: on Nov. 19, 9 days after Zuckerberg downplayed fake news" role in election, Obama appealed to him to take threat of political disinformation seriously (Washington Post)

Washington Post: Sources: on Nov. 19, 9 days after Zuckerberg downplayed fake news' role in election, Obama appealed to him to take threat of political disinformation seriously  —  Nine days after Facebook chief executive Mark Zucke.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News8 hr. 59 min. ago

Updated NASCAR Cup Playoff standings after Loudon

Updated NASCAR Cup Playoff standings after Loudon.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated News10 hr. 15 min. ago

A year after Colin Kaepernick"s first protest, his absence looms larger than ever

It's strange to look back on it now, as the U.S. president scolds the NFL for a perceived lack of patriotism, but when then-49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand for the national anthem first draw attention last year, the footbal.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News10 hr. 23 min. ago

For the song"s 40th anniversary, Depeche Mode covers David Bowie"s "Heroes"

The story goes that David Bowie wrote "Heroes," with Brian Eno, after spotting a couple kissing at the Berlin Wall. The couple was Bowie's producer and engineer Tony Visconti and his girlfriend Antonia Maass: Visconti went for a walk by the adjac.....»»

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Report: Jared Kushner used a private email server for White House work

 President Donald J. Trump’s son-in-law and official White House adviser, Jared Kushner, used a private email server — set up after the election — to conduct White House business, according to a new report in Politico. Kushner.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 59 min. ago

#TakeAKnee protests are about police violence, not the military or the Constitution

An unprecedented number of NFL players kneeled or otherwise protested during pre-game national anthems this Sunday after Donald Trump spent his weekend feuding with the league over the peaceful act. The hashtag #TakeAKnee (and a variant, #TakeTheKnee.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News12 hr. 31 min. ago

"Star Trek: Discovery" Premieres Tonight

An anonymous reader quotes EW.com: Tonight CBS will premiere the first new Star Trek TV series in 12 years at 8:30 p.m. on the company's regular broadcast network. Immediately afterward, the second episode of Star Trek: Discovery will stream exclusiv.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 31 min. ago